Tom Gores

:Stan Van Gundy, head coach of the Orlando Magic, directs his team against the Indiana Pacers in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 5, 2012 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE  (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Pistons Hire Stan Van Gundy As Coach, Give Him Control Of Basketball Operations

Three months removed from firing Maurice Cheeks and one month removed from parting ways with Joe Dumars, the Pistons have made a hire.

CBS Detroit–05/13/2014

Head Coach Stan Van Gundy -FILE PHOTO  (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Pistons Pursuing Stan Van Gundy

According to Yahoo Sports, the Pistons have offered Van Gundy full control of basketball operations and the role of head coach.

CBS Detroit–05/13/2014

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 8: Rodney Stuckey #3 of the Detroit Pistons drives to the basket during the game against Pero Antic #6 of the Atlanta Hawks on April 8, 2014 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Face Another Uncertain Offseason

Rodney Stuckey stood near his locker after what might have been his final home game for the Detroit Pistons.

97.1 The Ticket–04/17/2014

AUBURN HILLS - AUGUST 6:  Joe Dumars, President of Basketball Operations, introduces new Detroit Piston, Brandon Jennings at a press conference on August 6, 2013 at Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pistons Announce Changes; Tom Gores Says Team Is Turning The Page

The team has launched a search for a new head of basketball operations.

CBS Detroit–04/14/2014

(L-R) Chauncey Billups #1, Rasheed Wallace #30, President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars (holding trophy) and Ben Wallace #3 of the Detroit Pistons celebrate their win over the Indiana Pacers in Game six of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2004 NBA Playoffs at The Palace of Auburn Hills on June 1, 2004 in Auburn Hills, Michigan.  The Pistons defeated the Pacers 69-65 and won the 2004 Eastern Conference Championship. (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

Report: Pistons General Manager Joe Dumars Will Resign

The long tenure of Joe Dumars with the Detroit Pistons appears to be coming to an end.

CBS Detroit–04/08/2014

AUBURN HILLS, MI - OCTOBER 10:  Tom Gores, the Detroit Pistons owner, is seen during the game between the Detroit Pistons of the Toronto Raptors on October 10, 2012 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Tom Gores: ‘We’re Going Back To Championship Days’

“I understand the fan base – well,” Gores said. “I grew up with it. It’s in my blood. Trust me.”

CBS Detroit–03/28/2014

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Bad Boys Unite Fundraiser At The Book Cadillac Hotel-A Night To Remember [VIDEO]

To be honest the Pistons Bad Boys title teams could be considered one of the greatest championship team in any of the four major sports over the past 40 years.

97.1 The Ticket–03/28/2014

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WATCH: Pistons ‘Bad Boys’ Vs. Red Wings ‘Fight Night At The Joe’

“We were tough by committee,” McCarty said of his championship Red Wings team. “But they (the Pistons) had some bad ass dudes that loved playing. We both represented the city well.”

03/28/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - DECEMBER 04:  Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans yells from the bench in the fist half while playing the North Carolina Tar Heels at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on December 4, 2013 in East Lansing, Michigan. North Carolina won the game 79-65. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Report: Tom Gores Expected To Pursue Tom Izzo As Next Pistons Coach

Izzo, who has led the Spartans for nearly 20 years and is an eight-time National Coach of the Year, has flirted with the NBA before.

CBS Detroit–03/25/2014

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Statement From Tigers, Red Wings And Pistons On The Passing Of William Clay Ford Sr.

“We are saddened by the passing of William Clay Ford, Sr. and extend our condolences to the entire Ford family, the Ford Motor Company, the Lions organization and all of his employees.”

97.1 The Ticket–03/10/2014

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